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The tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) on certain models of the Chevrolet HHR and Malibu (2007-2016) alerts the driver of a large tire pressure change in any of the four tires while the vehicle is being driven. The system also will display individual tire pressures and their locations on the driver information center (DIC).

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Michelin Buys 2 Tire Pressure Control Companies to Create Farm Tire Solutions

Michelin Group has acquired two manufacturers of tire pressure control systems with one goal in mind: to become the global leader for central tire inflation systems (CTIS) in the agricultural market. It also marks Michelin's entrance into the larger world of providing solutions to farmers beyond tires.  

Bartec's New Tech200Pro Tool Has Multiple Capabilities

Bartec USA LLC released the Tech200Pro, a diagnostic tool that incorporates TPMS sensor testing and activation, tread depth measurement and tire pressure checks, at the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.

Truck tire speed ratings are a guideline, but pressure is the key

A recent investigation by the Associated Press calls into question the safety of commercial truck tires as highway speeds across the country increase. But the AP’s report doesn’t reference a common and accepted practice in the trucking industry: increasing tire pressure to compensate for heavier loads and higher speeds.